colorado

Railroadforums.com is a free online Railroad Discussion Forum and Railroad Photo Gallery for railroaders, railfans, model railroaders and anyone else who is interested in railroads. We cover a wide variety of topics, including freight trains, passenger and commuter railroads, rail news and information, tourist railroads, railway museums and railroad history.

  1. Snowy Raton Pass

    Snowy Raton Pass

    Southwest Chief ascents Raton Pass, leaving Colorado. Shot with 28MM lens, Velvia 50.
  2. Rio Grande Rotary OY

    Rio Grande Rotary OY

    Clearing snow at Windy Point on the Cumbres and Toltec 1991.
  3. BNSF 4803 through Loveland, Colorado

    BNSF 4803 through Loveland, Colorado

    Eastbound (geographically south) BNSF Laurel-Denver train rolls past Loveland, Colorado. August 2003.
  4. Pikes Peak Looms ahead as DPUs push coal load south.

    Pikes Peak Looms ahead as DPUs push coal load south.

    DPU 9727 pushing a loaded coal train south on the Joint Line as Pikes Peak looms ahead. Tomah, CO September 2, 2003.
  5. Georgetown Loop Railroad

    Georgetown Loop Railroad

    The Georgetown Loop Railroad is a narrow gauge line which runs between Georgetown, Colorado (USA) and the town of Silver Plume, high on the mountain to the west of Georgetown. This former mining (and now tourist) railroad runs a Shay engine and even stops at an old silver mine which can be...
  6. Georgetown Loop Railroad

    Georgetown Loop Railroad

    The Georgetown Loop Railroad is a narrow gauge line which runs between Georgetown, Colorado (USA) and the town of Silver Plume, high on the mountain to the west of Georgetown. This former mining (and now tourist) railroad runs a Shay engine and even stops at an old silver mine which can be...
  7. Georgetown Loop Railroad

    Georgetown Loop Railroad

    The Georgetown Loop Railroad is a narrow gauge line which runs between Georgetown, Colorado (USA) and the town of Silver Plume, high on the mountain to the west of Georgetown. This former mining (and now tourist) railroad runs a Shay engine and even stops at an old silver mine which can be...
  8. Georgetown Loop Railroad

    Georgetown Loop Railroad

    The Georgetown Loop Railroad is a narrow gauge line which runs between Georgetown, Colorado (USA) and the town of Silver Plume, high on the mountain to the west of Georgetown. This former mining (and now tourist) railroad runs a Shay engine and even stops at an old silver mine which can be...
  9. Along the Red Canyon

    Along the Red Canyon

    Amtrak's California Zephyr curves through the colorful Red Canyon along the Colorado River near Bond, Colo., between Kremmling, Colo., and Burns, Colo. Shot Sept. 5, 2003, with 200 speed film, 35MM.
  10. Climbing up to Raton

    Climbing up to Raton

    Amtrak's Southwest Chief climbs the grades of Raton Pass, N.M., leaving Colorado, Sept. 7, 2003, with 35MM-80MM lens. BNSF - formerly ATSF - Railroad.
  11. Descending Raton

    Descending Raton

    Amtrak's Southwest Chief descends the grades of Raton Pass, N.M., leaving Colorado, Sept. 7, 2003, with 35MM-80MM lens. BNSF - formerly ATSF - Railroad.
  12. Rolling up to Raton

    Rolling up to Raton

    Amtrak's Southwest Chief ascends the grades of Raton Pass, N.M., leaving Colorado, Sept. 7, 2003, with 35MM-80MM lens. BNSF - formerly ATSF - Railroad.
  13. Along the Colorado River

    Along the Colorado River

    The California Zephyr rolls along the Colorado River near Bond, Colo. On the Union Pacific Railroad. Shot Sept. 5, 2003, with 200 speed film, 35MM.
  14. Passing a Siding

    Passing a Siding

    Amtrak's California Zephyr passes a siding near Bond, Colo., between Kremmling, Colo., and Burns, Colo. On the Union Pacific Railroad. Shot Sept. 5, 2003, with 200 speed film, 35MM.
  15. Climbing Raton Pass

    Climbing Raton Pass

    Amtrak's Southwest Chief climbs the grades of Raton Pass, N.M., leaving Colorado, Sept. 7, 2003, with 35MM-80MM lens. BNSF - formerly ATSF - Railroad.
  16. Through Gore Canyon...

    Through Gore Canyon...

    The eastbound California Zephyr along the Colorado River in Little Gore Canyon. Shot from high atop Inspiration Point off of Trough Rd., southwest of Kremmling, Colo.
  17. Through a Gore Canyon Tunnel

    Through a Gore Canyon Tunnel

    The California Zephyr runs through a tunnel along the Colorado River in Little Gore Canyon. Shot from high atop Inspiration Point off of Trough Rd., southwest of Kremmling, Colo. 35MM - 80MM lens.
  18. "Little" Gore Canyon

    "Little" Gore Canyon

    The California Zephyr along the Colorado River as it enters Little Gore Canyon west of Kremmling, Colo. On the Union Pacific - former DRGW- Railroad. Shot from high atop Inspiration Point off of Trough Rd., southwest of Kremmling. 35MM-80MM lens
  19. Goin' to Gore Canyon

    Goin' to Gore Canyon

    Amtrak's California Zephyr slows along the Colorado River as it approaches Little Gore Canyon west of Kremmling, Colo. On the Union Pacific - fomer DRGW- Railroad. Shot from high atop Inspiration Point off of Trough Rd., southwest of Kremmling. 35MM-80MM lens
  20. Into the Beautiful Land...

    Into the Beautiful Land...

    Westbound shortly after leaving Gore Canyon west of Kremmling, Colo., near State Bridge, Colo., the California Zephyr enters lush mountains and landscaping. Shot Sept. 5, 2003, with 35MM on former Rio Grande, now UP, track.




RailroadForums.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com

RailroadBookstore.com - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section.

ModelRailroadBookstore.com - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

Affiliate Disclosure: We may receive a commision from some of the links and ads shown on this website (Learn More Here)

Top